Run time: 135 mins
In Theaters: Thursday 20th December 1945
Distributed by: MGM Home Entertainment
Production compaines: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
Contactmusic.com: 1 / 5
Rotten Tomatoes: 88%
Fresh: 7 Rotten: 1
IMDB: 7.3 / 10
Director: John Ford
Producer: John Ford
Screenwriter: Frank Wead
Starring: Robert Montgomery as Lt. John Brickley, John Wayne as Lt. (J.G.) 'Rusty' Ryan, Donna Reed as Lt. Sandy Davyss, Jack Holt as General Martin, Ward Bond as "Boats" Mulcahey, Chief Boatswain's Mate, Leon Ames as Major James Morton, Arthur Walsh as Seaman Jones, Marshall Thompson as Ens. 'Snake' Gardner, Paul Langton as Ens. 'Andy' Andrews, Cameron Mitchell as Ens. George Cross, Donald Curtis as Lt. (J.G.) 'Shorty' Long, Louis Jean Heydt as 'Ohio'
Often described as one of the greatest WWII movies ever made. I suspect it's by people who have never had to sit through the actual film.